© Somerset Federation of Gardening Clubs 2018
Somerset Federation of Gardening Clubs

MEMBERSHIP OF THE SOMERSET

FEDERATION OF GARDENING CLUBS

Benefits of Membership For a small annual fee Member Clubs receive or have access to: Listing their Club Events in our Calendar - Member Clubs' shows are incorporated in the Calendar of Events. The Speakers and Judges Register - The Register is constantly updated and we rely on our members to provide the Secretary with the names and addresses of any good, potential speaker or judge. Moreover, when a discrepancy is found, then clubs are asked to pass on this information for the benefit of all. Amendments and additions are regularly published or appear in the Newsletter. Regular Federation Newsletters - Twice a year a Newsletter is published for the benefit of member clubs. Click here for an example Competitive Public Liability Insurance - visit our Insurance page for full details. Inexpensive Cups and Trophies Insurance - visit our Insurance page for full details. Guidelines for Exhibitors - The Federation has produced some guidelines to help local exhibitors to recognise what judges are looking for and to encourage novices to support their local shows. These are available from the Secretary at: £ 6.00 per 20 copies post free. Guidelines for Show Organisers - some hints and tips on how to put together a Flower Show. Links with the Royal Horticultural Society and Cannington College - The Federation is affiliated to the RHS and receives information which is of specific interest and benefit to affiliated members. We also maintain very close relations with Bridgwater College at Cannington, who have given us considerable assistance since our foundation. Invitation to our Annual General Meeting - The Annual General Meeting of the Federation takes place in early May each year. Draft Constitution for your Club Annual Cost of Membership The current cost of an Annual Membership is £10. How to Join If your club or society is not already affiliated to The Somerset Federation of Gardening Clubs, and you would like to know more, we would be delighted to hear from you. For more information on Membership please call our Membership Secretary on 01749 679182 or download the Enrolment Form and the Club Details Form here.
© Somerset Federation of Gardening Clubs

MEMBERSHIP OF THE SOMERSET FEDERATION OF GARDENING CLUBS

Benefits of Membership For a small annual fee Member Clubs receive or have access to: Listing their Club Events in our Calendar - Member Clubs' shows are incorporated in the Calendar of Events. The Speakers and Judges Register - The Register is constantly updated and we rely on our members to provide the Secretary with the names and addresses of any good, potential speaker or judge. Moreover, when a discrepancy is found, then clubs are asked to pass on this information for the benefit of all. Amendments and additions are regularly published or appear in the Newsletter. Regular Federation Newsletters - Twice a year a Newsletter is published for the benefit of member clubs. Click here for an example Competitive Public Liability Insurance - visit our Insurance page for full details. Inexpensive Cups and Trophies Insurance - visit our Insurance page for full details. Guidelines for Exhibitors - The Federation has produced some guidelines to help local exhibitors to recognise what judges are looking for and to encourage novices to support their local shows. These are available from the Secretary at £ 6.00 per 20 copies post free. Guidelines for Show Organisers - some hints and tips on how to put together a Flower Show. Links with the Royal Horticultural Society and Cannington College - The Federation is affiliated to the RHS and receives information which is of specific interest and benefit to affiliated members. We also maintain very close relations with Bridgwater College at Cannington, who have given us considerable assistance since our foundation. Invitation to our Annual General Meeting - The Annual General Meeting of the Federation takes place in early May each year. Draft Constitution for your Club Annual Cost of Membership The current cost of an Annual Membership is £10. How to Join If your club or society is not already affiliated to The Somerset Federation of Gardening Clubs, and you would like to know more, we would be delighted to hear from you. For more information on Membership please call our Membership Secretary on 01749 679182 or download the Enrolment Form and the Club Details Form here.
Somerset Federation of Gardening Clubs